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Poster: Caitlin Olson Date: Mar 20, 2018 11:35am
Forum: news Subject: The Next Web: Internet Archive emulator brings dozens of handheld games back from obscurity

Over the weekend, the Internet Archive announced it was offering a new series of emulators. This time, they’re designed to mimic one of gaming’s most obscure artifacts — handheld games.

When I say a “handheld game,” I don’t mean the Game Boy or the PSP — those are handheld consoles. These are single-game handheld or tabletop devices that look and feel more like toys. The collection includes the very old, mostly-forgotten games sold in mini-handhelds from the 80s onward.

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